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Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
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Type

LEC

Credits

2 cr.

Student Year

2L/3L

Description:

This course examines dispute resolution processes outside of, or supplemental to, the civil trial system with particular emphasis on negotiation, mediation, and arbitration as dispute resolution mechanisms. This examination includes a study of the procedures and dynamics associated with each mechanism as well as an overview of the pertinent legal framework. A particular focus is on the skills dimension, and students will participate in a number of simulation exercises designed to assist in the development of the lawyering skills associated with each process.
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Sections

Spring 2015: Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)

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Type

LEC

Credits

2

Student Year

2L/3L

Details:

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Spring 2014: Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)

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  • Professor Stephen Befort,
  • Adjunct Professor Carolyn Chalmers

Type

LEC

Credits

2

Student Year

2L/3L

TWEN

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Fall 2012: Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)

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Type

LEC

Credits

2

Student Year

2L/3L

Details:

(see course description, above)

Documents and Readings:

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  • Syllabus
  • Landlord-tenant Mediation [videorecording]: Quincy District Court, MA, 4.30.09
    Location: Reserve Stacks
    Author(s): Program on Negiotiation at Harvard Law School
    Call Number: KFX2203.Q562 L3525x 2009
    Barcode: 31951D02627189C
  • Mediation in Action [videorecording]: Resolving a Complex Business Dispute...
    Location: Reserve Stacks
    Author(s): CPR International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution
    Call Number: K2390 .M43x 2005
    Barcode: 31951D02625642S
  • Mediation of a Construction Dispute [videorecording]...
    Location: Reserve Stacks
    Author(s): American Arbitration Association
    Call Number: KF9084 .M434x 2009
    Barcode: 31951D02862870S